we wish to add on functions to a existing app. (not yet live on apply/andriod)
timeline: 2 months max
the app serves as a platform to connect service seekers and providers. App is using ionic framework.
we wish to add the following features
1) chat function
* provider will first provide a quote, seekers can chat with individual providers
* trigger to sent notification to both user when a chat has been made. (eg. whatsap)
* user able to upload photos in the chat
* admin function to moderate the message.
* there are two flow 1) seeker accept price offered by provider. Bid price = final price
2) seeker accept price after review, provider will submit final price agreed with seeker to accept.
* provider able to indicate the progressive payment stages for seeker to accept. payment to the app will be made according to the progressive payment stages
* provider able to indicate their terms or warrenty (free text box) to the seeker
* email confirmation to be sent to both party on every transaction
* electronic receipt of payment to be email to both party when a transaction has been made (optional)
* automatic release payment to provider (optional)
* provider can prompt seeker for payment collection
* mode of payment - credit card, paypal, bank transfer, or third party payment gateway (need advice)
* need to be secured and reliable